OUR RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
We all know that purchasing a home is likely the single largest financial investment you will ever make and can cause stress with so much on the line. Here at Green Brick Title, we strive to make your transaction as efficient and stress-free as possible. Our team of title professionals knows how to smooth out the transaction process, relieving you of worry and getting you to the closing table and signed on time. Whether you engage Green Brick Title to handle your sale, purchase, or refinance transaction, we are there for you from start to finish.
Green Brick Title brings over 5000 closings worth of leadership in the residential title insurance industry. Green Brick Title is committed to improving the experience of each individual Realtor® we do business with. Green Brick Title offers a commitment to industry leading practices, coupled with the knowledge, integrity, and compassion to serve any client, regardless of production level. Green Brick Title wants to be your strategic partner in title and escrow services. We utilize industry best technology to ensure that transactions are secure, that timesaving processes are in place to benefit all parties, and we wrap our processes in unparalleled customer service.
We are bridging the gap between the real estate community and the consumer through technology. Through 24/7 transaction access via the Internet, we keep your clients informed on every step of the closing process, guaranteeing satisfaction at every closing.
- Relaxed, open atmosphere
- “Just Ask” policy for questions, big or small
- Efficient and timely closings
- Consistent communications
- Reduced paper transmittal and waste
- Closings designed to let the Realtor® shine
- Attorney-led at the top and in each office
Green Brick Title has assembled a powerhouse staff to offer our Texas real estate escrow and title services.We are committed to providing outstanding service and provide a personalized approach to each title transaction and offer access to a variety of tools and resources. You can rely on our local expertise and industry knowledge to help you close worry-free and on time.
Put our talented escrow staff, and knowledgeable legal team to work for you, and join our growing list of clients.
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RESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP TEAM
Grant Wood - President
A proud 6th generation Dallasite and 11th generation Texan, Grant Wood has been an attorney in Texas since 2006. His law practice addresses all aspects of residential real estate, commercial real estate, oil and gas, and business law. Grant has served as an escrow officer, closer and counsel. He is accomplished at working various transactions types including raw land, oil and gas, ranches, mixed commercial and residential.
Grant graduated as the Texas AP State Scholar with honors from Highland Park High School in 1997, received the Federation of German American Clubs Fellowship to study at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology from 1999-2000, graduated cum laude from Sewanee: The University of the South in 2001 and from Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law as the chief of the civil clinic in 2005. He is currently a proud board member and past president of the Preston Center Rotary Club, a member of the Rosemont Dad’s Club and Sudie Williams Dad’s Club, former board member of the Alliance for the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center, and supports the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers as a sustaining fellow.
Grant has been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers and most recently, Grant was included in the Texas Land Title Association’s 2019 Leadership Class and is currently seated on the Texas Land Title Association’s TLTAPAC Board.
Grant and his high school sweetheart, broker/agent Kay, are proud Oak Cliff residents, where they raise their 3 daughters and a double doodle puppy named Cole. Grant is passionate about international motorcycle travel, pizza-making, and perfecting the ultimate margarita.
Jeff Hollis - Georgia Title Manager & Attorney
After thirty-five years of Georgia real estate law experience, Jeff is now applying his knowledge to grow Green Brick Title’s Georgia practice. Jeff has extensive knowledge of residential and commercial property law, including titles, closings, curative work and litigation; commercial organization and transactions, corporate formation and development, contract negotiation, review and drafting and litigation.
Jeff entered the Georgia Institute of Technology at the age of sixteen and graduated at twenty, then attended law school at the University of Georgia. Living in Athens in the heyday of its indie explosion fueled his love of music, from rock to soul, and cemented his loyalty to UGA football. Jeff created his own firm specializing in real-estate law, operating independently in a commercial practice for over twenty-five years.
Jeff has extensive experience in virtually all areas of real estate law, from drafting contracts to resolving land disputes and quieting title. His client base has included lenders, developers, builders, owners and a railroad. He has represented clients directly and has been called as an expert witness in real estate related litigation in state and federal courts, ranging from dispossessory actions to appellate practice, on topics ranging from boundary disputes and adverse possession to tax deeds, constructive trusts and the termination of a joint tenant’s right of survivorship.
Jeff combined his knowledge and interest in music by investing in and co-owning various night spots, including the Righteous Room in Atlanta’s Poncey-Highland neighborhood. Jeff recently married University of Texas grad Kathryn Young, in a beautiful ceremony at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Atlanta. They and their dog Sophie live in Dunwoody, Georgia.
Benjamin Drake - Dallas Associate Counsel & Closer
Benjamin Drake has been a practicing attorney in North Texas since 2007. A native Texan and graduate of Rice University and Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law, his Texas roots run deep.
Benjamin began his career as an abstractor and title examiner before serving as legal counsel and project manager overseeing projects ranging from oil and gas drilling programs to commercial real estate acquisition and divestment to the development of wind energy production facilities. As a result, he is well versed in both the operational and legal aspects of a diverse range of real estate transactions.
Sheila Dunn - Senior Escrow Officer
Sheila Dunn has over 25 years of experience in the title industry from top to bottom; be it as an abstractor, examiner, escrow processor, closer, to all post-closing responsibilities — Sheila has seen it all. As our Senior Escrow Officer, Ms. Dunn is responsible for the smooth running of all aspects of Green Brick Title’s business. Sheila’s depth of knowledge is put to work to make our customers’ experiences informative and their closings complete, and accurate. She is a strong communicator with all of our stake holders within the Green Brick Partners family and outside of the companies as well.
“It takes an entire office to get a customer’s property ready for closing, and I take pride in working through all of the issues and nuances with my great coworkers to bring an insurable, error-free product to the closing room.”
Sheila travels the globe, surfs all local concert venues to broaden her wide and varied musical taste, and her real boss is a 7 pound Shorkie named Cricket.
2805 Dallas Pkwy, Suite 100
Plano, TX 75093